Powell County Library
Story Time at the Powell County Public Library is every Thursday from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. for ages 3 to 5 years. We will read stories, do crafts and sometimes a movie.
Powell County Tourism Commission
The regular board meetings are held every fourth Wednesday at 1 pm. The meetings are held at the office in Slade (behind the red caboose). This months meeting will be on March 24, for more information call 606-663-1161.
The Bowen Elementary Family Resource Center will be hosting “Kinder-Camp”, which is a Pre-Kindergarten Transition Camp for incoming (’10-’11) Bowen Elementary Kindergarten students. The six-week program will meet in April and may on Wednesday’s from 9-10:30 a.m. in the school cafeteria. The program is limited to the first 20 students who register and currently live in the Bowen School District.
Parents and guardians must attend a “Parent Orientation” meeting on Wednesday, April 14 beginning at 9 a.m.. For more information or to register please call the Bowen FRC at 663-3318.
Little League Baseball
The Powell County Little League Baseball will be taking additional sign-ups We will need a copy of your child’s birth certificate at the time of sign-ups. The last day to sign-up will be Saturday, March 13 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Charles Satellite located at 5536 Main Street in Clay City. Try-outs will be held at the Powell County High School on Saturday, March 20 beginning at 10:30 a.m. for ages 7-8, 12:30 p.m. for ages 9-10, and 2:30 p.m. for ages 11-12.
Easter Family Photos
The Stanton Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting Easter Family Photos by Allen Photography. They will be taken on Sunday, March 14 from 12-6 p.m. at the Stanton Fire Department. There are three packages: Package 1 includes an 8×10, two 5×7 and eight wallet sizes for $25; Package 2 has four 5×7 and eight wallet sizes for $30; and Package 3 is a Al Carte, where the photos are $7 per sheet. The pictures will be back on March 29 from 5-7:30 p.m.
Reading Celebration Baskets
Businesses or Candidates who would like to sponsor a basket for the Reading Celebration that will be held at the Clay City Elementary on Saturday, March 27, please call the Powell County Schools Community Education at (606) 663-3300 by Wednesday, March 17. The cost of the basket is $40.
Foothills Yard Sale
The Foothills Community Action Partnership located at 70 Seventh Street in Clay City will be having a Yard Sale on April 1-3. But we are in need of donations to sale. We are accepting donations the whole month of March. Any questions please call 663-2659.
PCHS 5 Year Reunion
Powell County High School 5-Year General Class Reunion will be held Saturday, May 29, at the Powell County High School beginning at 12 noon. This reunion is for every student who has attended PCHS. A lunch menu is planned and the cost is $10 per person. There will also be a silent auction with all proceeds going to fund the scholarships given annually to seniors. An advance head count is required for the lunch so please send in your lunch reservation along with your payment no later than May 1 to Powell County High Alumni Assoc., P.O. Box 12, Stanton, Kentucky 40380.
The Powell County DAV Chapter #103 has changed their meeting dates from the third Tuesday of each month to the second Thursday at 6 p.m.
Friends of PC Pets Meetings
Friends of Powell County’s Pets hold their monthly meetings at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of every month at the Clay City Elementary School. For more information call 606-424-4100. If the school is closed the group meets at Hood’s Pizza in Stanton.
Powell County Diabetes Support Group
Kentucky River Foothills Rural Health Network is sponsoring a Diabetes Support Class. Classes will meet every second Thursday of the month. Classes meet at the Powell Adult Day Care (behind Foothills Mobile Clinic) in Clay City from 4-5 p.m. For more info, please call Tena at 663-9011
The Powell County Alumni Association will meet the first Tuesday of each month at the Powell County Public Library at 7 p.m. Call 663-5209 for more details.
Higher Education Meeting
The Powell County Higher Education Development Board will meet on the third Thursday of each month at the Powell County High School Library at 6 p.m.
Berea Health Ministry Clinic in Berea provides medical care for you. If you have no health insurance or have lost your job, call the clinic (859) 986-1274) for an appointment. We are here to serve you.
Powell County Democrats In Action
The Powell County Democrats in Action group meets on the third Thursday each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Powell County Courthouse.